Coronavirus: 6th death reported at Northwood as Nova Scotia identifies 16 more cases

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There has been another death connected to COVID-19 at Halifax’s Northwood Manor, according to the Nova Scotia government.

The province announced the sixth death at the facility, and the the tenth for the province in a news release Tuesday.

“This is a deeply sad day for the family and loved ones of this individual, as well as everyone at Northwood. Nova Scotians offer their heartfelt condolences to them,” said Premier Stephen McNeil.

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“We will all get through this extraordinarily difficult time by pulling together and supporting each other.”


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The province says as of Monday, there were 10 licensed long-term care homes and unlicensed seniors’ facilities in Nova Scotia with cases of COVID-19, involving 128 residents and 62 staff.

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16 new cases, 737 total

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The province announced 16 new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday, bringing the provincial total to 737.

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